Date: Wed, 13 Mar 1996 12:49:03 -0500
From: Wayne Glowka wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MAIL.GAC.PEACHNET.EDU
Subject: Re: Asian and "PC"
"Asian" seems to me to be broader in scope than "Oriental" had become
before "Oriental" fell from grace.
Ron Butters wrote:
"Euphemistic language games are at least as much a part of right-wing
political endeavor as of the left, but only the left takes the hit when the
term "PC" is employed.
"PC" is in this sense in itself a right-wing "PC" term."
Right on! One person's "terrorist" is another person's "freedom fighter"
Professor of English
Director of Research and Graduate Student Services
Milledgeville, GA 31061
wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]mail.gac.peachnet.edu